Problem 42474. Model a mass spring system

Model an ideal mass-spring system shown below where the spring is initially stretched.

The values for mass, spring constant and initial deformation of the spring are:

Recall that the equation of motion for a mass-spring system is:

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Last solution submitted on Oct 20, 2018

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